Debian Security Advisory
DLA-89-1 nss -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 22 Nov 2014
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2014-1544.
- More information:
In nss, a set of libraries designed to support cross-platform development of security-enabled client and server applications, Tyson Smith and Jesse Schwartzentruber discovered a use-after-free vulnerability that allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by triggering the improper removal of an NSSCertificate structure from a trust domain.
For Debian 6
Squeeze, these issues have been fixed in nss version 3.12.8-1+squeeze10